Skip to main content

About your Search

Search Results 0 to 2 of about 3
Dec 5, 2013 6:00pm PST
. nelson mandela had been elected president the night before, and i had the honor of being the first western journalist that day to shake his hand and sit down and talk with him. mandela showed no bitterness or anger. he was famous for that. no thought of revenge when i asked him about his predecessor f.w. de klerk, he spoke only of reconciliation and working together. >> our relations with mr. de klerk are fairly good. and he is one of those republicans i hold in high regard. we have had some differences. we have quarreled. we have said cruel things against each other. but at the end of the day, we are able to shake hands and think of the interest of south africa. and he has had that experience which i have not had. and if my organization comes out with majority in the elections, i will have to depend very much on his support, his experience. >> what happens when nelson mandela has to use force against elements of south africa's black community? are you willing and able to take on the political pressures that will take place? >> i don't expect a government -- as well as governments
Dec 3, 2013 6:00pm PST
attached. the implications down the road, we'll look at the midterm elections next year and, of course, 2016. >> yeah, there could be big ones. the 2014 midterm elections could be costly for the democrats here, especially in state legislative races where you may remember they'll try to hold on to the very precious 2/3 majority which is neutralized republicans. also, with less enthusiasm among key constituencies, there will be a few congressional seats in play in northern california as well, like jerry mcnerney and john garamendi come to mind. critical seats for those folks. then there's the 2016 presidential election. the big one. with these numbers, republicans may want to invest here which at minimum will force democrats to defend their turf and spend money that they might have spent elsewhere here instead. so, yeah, you say 2014, it's a year away, but you know what, with data like this, huh-uh, for republicans, it can't come fast enough. >> yeah, it sets table for a lot of things. thank you, larry. >>> still to come, finally a ray of light for obama care. the president said t
Dec 9, 2013 6:00pm PST
-time winningest skippers to be elected to the hall of fame. under la russa the a's winning three straight from '88 to '90 and swept the bay bridge series. remember that in 1989. >>> to basketball we go. golden state warriors on the road taking on the bobcats. that's stephan dell curry. steph curry turns it over. ra mo ramon sessions gets the lay-up. it's clay thompson's turn to cough it up. ben gordon at the other end. that is a three, good. warriors lose 115-111. 1-2 on the current road trip. janelle, here's your football. >>> jim harbaugh node for his idiosyncrasies as much as his winning ways. the 49ers coach found a correlation between his footwear and winning. harbaugh has become partial to wearing cleats on the sidelines during games. take a listen. >> the first night, the scuffle i was trying to break up in tennessee. had no traction. didn't want to be in that situation again. every time i've worn the cleats, won. so there was a time i was superstitious about not being superstitious, now i'm suddenly superstitious a little bit. >> aren't we all? and if harbaugh's team make
Search Results 0 to 2 of about 3